Pete West

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Director of Underwater Photography – Australian

Pete West is the Australian managing director of BioQuest Studios and National Underwater & Marine Agency (NUMA and was a founding member of the Ocean Ark Alliance. As a professional diver and mariner, Pete has coordinated more than 150 underwater and marine productions, from tropics to the polar ice cap. His experience includes saturation diving, deep submersible operations and underwater cinematography. BioQuest Studios will provide Tara with unique super-macro coral imaging throughout the two year Pacific expedition and Pete joins Tara’s team as one of its principle underwater cameraman.